Alan Thompson is a former Australian swimming coach, who was once the head coach of the Australian swimming team. He was appointed to the role in January 2005 following the resignation of Leigh Nugent after the 2004 Athens Olympics. Thompson, a long-time supporter of the Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs rugby league club, was appointed general manager of its football operations on 15 April 2010.
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- AFP (2010-04-15). "Swimming coach switches to rugby league". Times Live (AVUSA, Inc.). http://www.timeslive.co.za/sport/other/article404879.ece/Swimming-coach-switches-to-rugby-league. Retrieved 2010-04-15.
- World Swimming Coaches Association - Alan Thompson